[ecoop-info] Open positions at D3S: Assistant professor, postdoc

Jan Kofron jan.kofron at d3s.mff.cuni.cz
Thu Feb 15 14:35:22 CET 2018

Open Positions (assistant professor, postdoc) at the Department of
Distributed and Dependable Systems, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics,
Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic

The Department of Distributed and Dependable Systems, Charles University
is opening several positions at the ranks of assistant professor (tenure
track) and postdoc to strengthen and complement the research at the
department, especially in the frame of the department’s EU projects.

Areas of expertise (expertise in at least one is required):
-	Software architectures, self-adaptation, modeling
-	IoT/CPS and cloud/edge-cloud environments
-	Evaluation and guarantees for non-functional properties (performance,
latency, security, ...)
-	Statistical methods for non-functional properties
-	Performance engineering
-	Formal methods of software engineering
-	Software verification, testing, program analysis
-	Programming languages

A PhD in computer science is required. Basic background in methods of
big data analysis, machine learning, statistics, networks and hardware
architectures is a plus. Candidates for the assistant professor position
are expected to have a proven international research record and
postdoctoral experience.
The candidate is expected to supervise undergraduate and graduate
students, take care of day-to-day management of work on current research
projects, and actively do research and development in the scope of these
Further, in the assistant professor position, the candidate is expected
to teach advanced and introductory classes in English (knowledge of the
Czech language is not required).
The contract duration for the postdoc position is one or two years
(potentially renewable).
The contract duration for the assistant professor position is three
years. Potentially, the position is renewable; moreover, successful
candidates are encouraged to apply for promotion to the associate
professor rank (habilitation) and a permanent position.

A signed application in digital form, accompanied by a motivation
letter, curriculum vitae, proof of education, list of publications and
citations, description of pedagogical experience, description of coding
experience, and a list of references should be sent to:

positions at d3s.mff.cuni.cz.

Further inquiries can be sent to positions at d3s.mff.cuni.cz. For fullest
consideration, apply by March 31st, 2018. Applications will be accepted
until the positions are filled.

For the first round of applications for assistant professor (deadline
March 31st, 2018), please CC your application (along with all the
accompanying documents) to konkurzy at dekanat.mff.cuni.cz and arrange for
two letters of recommendation to be e-mailed by their authors to the
same address.

Charles University was founded in 1348, making it one of the oldest
universities in the world. It is also a modern, dynamic, cosmopolitan
and prestigious institution of higher education, and the best-rated
Czech university according to multiple international rankings. Within
the university, the Department of Distributed and Dependable Systems is
responsible for research and education in the advanced techniques for
building reliable component-based software, especially in the field of
distributed and dependable systems. This comprises model-driven
development, formal verification techniques, performance measurement and
modeling, and other related fields. More details are available at

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